TITLE

What’s the Ballyhoo about Blogs?

AUTHOR(S)
Arnold, Jennifer; Chittenden, Lloyd; Ellis, K.D.; Eubanks, Jacob; Godwin, Iris; McDonald, Elizabeth; Morris, Sarah E.; Ovadia, Steven; Shrode, Flora; Teplitzky, Samantha
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Serials Review;Sep2007, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p175
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Abstract: Ten librarians offer spontaneous, even off-the-cuff, opinions about the pros and cons of blogs and blogging. Are blogs a substitute for print communication or older electronic resources such as static Web pages and electronic discussion lists? What will the future hold for blogs and their content? The librarians reflect on these questions and describe their own use of blogs.
ACCESSION #
26336192

 

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